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  Last Updated: June 23, 2013 
Nanotechnology Activities Survey in Spain

Name of the Laboratory Centro de Química Coloidal e Interfacial (QCI)
Department Departamento de Nanotecnología Química y Biomolecular
Institution

Instituto de Química Avanzadas de Cataluña (IQAC)

Institution (Acronym) CSIC
Contact Person (e-mail) ESQUENA, Jordi / SOLANS, Conxita
Address Jordi Girona, 18-26
Postal code 08034-Barcelona
Province Barcelona
Autonomous Region Cataluña
Country Spain
Phone +34-93-4006159
Fax +34-93-2045904
Website http://www.iqac.csic.es/qci
Main Research Areas

* Surfactant phase behavior in multicomponent systems (micelles, liquid crystals, vesicles,
* Formation and stability of nano-emulsions and highly concentrated emulsions
* Study of colloidal systems (emulsions, microemulsions, liquid crystals) as novel confined reaction media for the synthesis of nanoparticles and novel meso/macroporous materials
* Hydrogels based on biocompatible polymers


Participating Projects

* Estudios experimentales y teóricos de procesos de autoagregación de compuestos anfifilicos biocompatibles para el diseño de nanomateriales avanzados (CTQ2011-29336-C03-01)
Coordinator: C. Solans: MINECO (156.000 €)

* Formación de emulsiones de Pickering mediante métodos de baja energía para la preparación de nuevos materiales porosos nanocompuestos (CTQ2011- 23842)
Coordinator: J. Esquena: MINECO (131.000 €)

* Investigación y desarrollo de textiles de uso medico y/o terapéutico mediante procesos de funcionalización superficial. (IPT-300000-2010-26
Coordinator: J. Esquena (395.000 €)


Three more relevant publications within 2010-2013

*   G. Calderó, MJ García-Celma, C. Solans - J Colloid Interf Sci 353, 406-411 (2011)

*   J. Esquena, J. Nestor, A. Vílchez, K. Aramaki, C. Solans - Langmuir, 28, 12334-12340 (2012)

*   J. Nestor, A. Vílchez, C. Solans, J. Esquena. - Langmuir, 29 (1), 432-440 (2013)


Instruments and equipment available

* Small and wide angle X-ray scattering (SAXS-WAXS)
* 3D DLS Spectrometer PRO
* Rheometer
* Scannig Electron Microscopy (SEM) and High Resolution Optical Microscope with Hyperspectral analysis


funding 2010-2013 (In thousand Euro)
 
MECD/MINECO/MINETUR
CC.AA.
UE
Private
Total for years
2010
497
0
103
189
789
2011
399
0
179
187
765
2012
343
0
174
172
689
2013
269
0
129
145
543
Total for organism type
1508
-
585
693

Total 2010-2013

2786


Number of researchers (29)
Permanent positions (Prof, Dr) 3
PhD(contracted) 10
PhD Students 10
Technicians 2
Others 0
PhD 2010-2013 4
PhD Ramon y Cajal (currently) 0

Participation in other Networks

TECNIO; CIBER-BBN; COST CM1101 Action,


Nanotechnology for structural applications
Nano powered ceramics
Composite materials containing nanocrystals or powders
Materials based on carbon nanotubes or fullerenes
Nanoparticulate coatings
Other - specify:
NanoTechnology for information processing storage and transmission
Nanoelectronics, materials and devices
Optoelectronics/optical materials and devices
Magnetic materials and devices
Organic (opto) electronics
Other - specify:
Nano(bio)technology for medical applications
Drug encapsulation
Targeted drug delivery, molecular recognition
Other - specify:
Nanotechnology for sensor applications
Nanostructured sensors
Sensors based on biological molecules
Other - specify:
Nanotechnology for (electro)chemical processing technologies
Filtration
Catalysts or electrodes with nano-structured surface
Other - specify:
Long-term research with generic applications
Self- assembly
Quantum physics, mesoscopic systems, chemical
Interfacing to organic / biological molecules
Other - specify:
Instruments and equipment, supporting sciences and technologies
Analytical equipment and techniques
Powder production and processing
Deposition equipment and techniques
Patterning equipment and techniques
Other - specify: Tecnicas y Equipos para la caracterización de Líquidos Nanoestructurados


 
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